JavaScript Job: Junior Software Engineer

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Sheffield, England - United Kingdom

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JavaScript Job Details

Role: Junior Developer

Contracting Authority: Government

Contract Length: 6 months

Location: Remote – Sheffield office 1/2 per quarter

IR35: Inside

Pay Rate: £600

Security Clearance: BPSS

An exciting opportunity has become available with our prestigious client who is a prominent government department. The client is seeking an experienced Junior Developer to join their welcoming team. As a Junior Developer, you will be supporting the government department by developing interfaces to improve business requirements.

The Junior Developer Role:

  • Responsible for developing interfaces using PERL
  • To ensure that various testing is carried out (unit, system, integration) on new/enhanced batch/API
  • To use test scripts to pin point and review progress
  • To create and maintain various resources (specifications/test plans)
  • To be a part of the interface/scripts user testing
  • To provide solutions of interface testing/data problems issues

What the Junior Developer will Need:

  • Strong experience of PERL/scripting languages (eg. C++/Python)
  • Good knowledge of regular expressions
  • Good working knowledge of the current standards in API/authentication methodologies
  • Good Cloud platforms experience (eg. AWS/Azure)
  • Good working knowledge of Web development standards (HTML5, CSS, JQuery/Javascript)
  • Good knowledge of markup languages (XML/JSON/YAML)
  • Unix system management experience as well as data structures/security procedures
  • Agile/DevOps experience
  • Good knowledge of IT development/testing strategies
  • Experience with Implementation of software

Minorities, women, LGBTQ+ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Interviews will take place next week, so please apply immediately to be considered for this exciting contract role or call Bangura Solutions to discuss this role further.